- covarrubias, miguel,
- cove lighting,
- cove stripe,
- covenant of the league of nations,
- covenant of warranty,
Origin of coven
Examples from the Web for coven
Kathy Bates was really good on American Horror Story: Coven.The Biggest Emmys Snubs and Surprises: 'Modern Family,' McConaughey, and More|Kevin Fallon|August 26, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Guggenheim pulled the confirmed bachelor into her coven of beatnik friends.
On American Horror Story: Coven, Jessica Lange plays a drunk witch.The Best TV Shows of 2013: ‘Orange Is the New Black,’ ‘Breaking Bad’ and More|Kevin Fallon|December 13, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Entertainment Weekly Stevie Nicks to guest star on American Horror Story: Coven.'50 Shades of Grey' Pushed to 2015, ‘Divergent’ Trailer Released|Culture Team|November 13, 2013|DAILY BEAST
But Coven is also groundbreaking in ways, at least at this point in its run, that it may not be receiving credit for.‘Boy Parts’ Proves ‘American Horror Story: Coven’ Is the Boldest Drama on TV|Kevin Fallon|October 17, 2013|DAILY BEAST
But he kept on crawling, and at last he reached the door of the Coven.
At the far end of the block he could see the tiny red light of the Coven.
Wherein not doubting of yor Lorpps care I rest from my house in the Coven garden the sixth of ffebruary 1640.London and the Kingdom - Volume III|Reginald R. Sharpe
Thus even as early as the middle of the fifteenth century the Coven of thirteen was in existence.
She also notes that each member of her Coven 'has an Sprit to wait wpon ws, quhan ve pleas to call wpon him'.
Word Origin for coven
"a gathering of witches," 1660s, earlier (c.1500) a variant of covent, cuvent early forms of convent. Association with witches arose in Scotland, but not popularized until Sir Walter Scott used it in this sense in "Letters on Demonology and Witchcraft" (1830).
Efter that tym ther vold meit bot somtymes a Coven, somtymes mor, somtymes les; bot a Grand Meitting vold be about the end of ilk Quarter. Ther is threttein persones in ilk Coeven; and ilk on of vs has an Sprit to wait wpon ws, quhan ve pleas to call wpon him. I remember not all the Spritis names; bot thair is on called "Swein," quhilk waitis wpon the said Margret Wilson in Aulderne; he is still clothed in grass-grein .... ["Criminal Trials in Scotland," III, appendix, p.606, confession of Issobell Gowdie in Lochloy in 1662]